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Oh-Bama Watch: High art in the crosshairs of The One

Posted in Cinema, Culture, Obama, Politics with tags , , , , on March 9, 2009 by McKinley Pitts

Life keeps getting better and better: Obama doesn’t like Black Orpheus, one of the greatest movies ever!  Bad Obama!  No socialism!

http://www.guardian.co.uk/film/filmblog/2009/feb/02/barack-obama-black-orpheus

Marpessa Dawn as Eurydice in Black Orpheus (1959)

Marpessa Dawn (center) as Eurydice from Black Orpheus. (Photograph: Allstar/Cinetext/Lopert Pictures)